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Environmental Change, Adaptation and Migration: Bringing in the Region

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The contributors present empirical and theoretical insights on current debates on environmental change, adaptation and migration. While focusing on countries subject to environmental degradation, it calls for a regional perspective that recognises local actors and a systematic link between development studies and migration research.

 

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Climate change, migration and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

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This briefing looks at the anticipated impacts of climate-induced migration on efforts to achieve the Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) on climate change – SDG13. More specifically, this briefing describes the SDG targets relating to climate change, and the particular challenges to each in the context of increasing climate-induced migration.

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Identifying Emerging Issues in Disaster Risk Reduction, Migration, Climate Change and Sustainable Development

 

Identifying Emerging Issues in Disaster Risk Reduction, Migration, Climate Change and Sustainable Development

Shaping Debates and Policies

Author:Herausgeber: Sudmeier-Rieux, K., Fernández, M., Penna, I.,Jaboyedoff, M., Gaillard, J. (Eds.)

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Linkages between population dynamics, urbanization processes and disaster risks: a regional vision of Latin America

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This document presents an analysis of the connections among population dynamics, urbanization processes and disaster risk reduction. Amongst the main findings are that public policies should increase governance and guide urban sustainable development in order to anticipate future levels of exposure, by enhancing land-use plans, climate change adaptation strategies and considering disaster risk management.

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